What is CutThePrice
CutThePrice by InstalleRex-WebPick is advertising browser extension for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. It is accompanied with BestAdBlocker adware. After installation it starts displaying ads, pop-ups, contextual links, banners (Ads by CutThePrice). Users should avoid clicking advertisements, because quality of promoted websites is doubtful. Many users experience problems with this unwanted app, as after removal from browser CutThePrice re-appears and re-installs again. In this article, I show step-by-step guide on how to remove CutThePrice completely.
How CutThePrice infected your PC
CutThePrice may be promoted via download websites like CNET, DataFileHost, SoftPedia. It is bundled with “downloaders” and free software. Such programs packed with adware, offer to install additional third-party programs. Such offers imitate part of initial installation. This confuses users and they fail to decline offer or uncheck certain checkboxes. As a result, CutThePrice is installed in all browser and copies its files to computer. Use Norton Antivirus to eliminate threats like CutThePrice.
Download CutThePrice Removal Tool
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Remove CutThePrice manually for free
Here is manual step-by-step tutorial for full CutThePrice removal from your computer. This works 99% and was checked with the latest versions of CutThePrice installer on operating systems with latest updates and browser versions.
Remove CutThePrice from Control Panel
To start removing CutThePrice you should remove it using Control Panel. It should uninstall correctly, however, we recommend you to use CleanMyPC to clean leftover items after uninstalling. Here are instructions for Windows XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
Remove CutThePrice from Windows XP:
- Click on Start button.
- Choose Control Panel.
- Click Add or Remove Programs.
- Find CutThePrice.
- Click Uninstall.
Remove CutThePrice from Windows 7:
- Click Start button.
- Then go to Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a Program.
- Find CutThePrice and click Uninstall.
Remove CutThePrice from Windows 8:
- Hover mouse pointer to the bottom-right corner to see Menu.
- Click Search.
- After that click Apps.
- Then Control Panel.
- Click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
- Find CutThePrice, click Uninstall.
CutThePrice adware may show you window like this when you try to uninstall it:
In this window, if you read it carefully, it is necessary to click “No”, otherwise CutThePrice will install another adware program.
Cannot uninstall CutThePrice
In some cases CutThePrice won’t uninstall and gives you message that “You do not have sufficient access to uninstall CutThePrice. Please, contact your system administrator” when you try to remove it from Control Panel or “Access denied” error when removing CutThePrice folder and files. This happens, because file CutThePrice.dll or service updateCutThePrice.exe does not allow you to do it. In this case I will recommend you to use Norton Antivirus or Malwarebytes AntiMalware or uninstall CutThePrice in Safe Mode. To boot in Safe Mode do the following:
- Reboot your computer.
- While it starts booting type F8 button.
- This will open Advanced Boot Options menu.
- Choose Safe Mode and wait until Windows loads.
- Go to Control Panel > Uninstall a program and remove CutThePrice
Remove CutThePrice add-on from your browsers
Removing CutThePrice from Control Panel often does not bring desired effect. It is browser extension and it may still be active in Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Here are instructions on how to remove CutThePrice extension from your browsers manually.
- Start Google Chrome browser
- In address box type (or copy-paste) chrome://extensions/.
- Find CutThePrice extension.
- Click the trash can icon to remove it.
- Start Mozilla Firefox browser.
- In address box type (or copy-paste) about:addons.
- Choose CutThePrice extension.
- Click Disable or Remove button.
Internet Explorer (9, 10, 11):
Note: There is no feature to remove browser extensions from browser in latest version of Internet Explorer. To remove CutThePrice from Internet Explorer, please, perform instructions for uninstalling program from Control Panel. To disable CutThePrice, please, do the following:
- Open Internet Explorer.
- Click on gear/asterisk icon in the top-right corner.
- In opened menu Manage Add-ons.
- Select Toolbars and Extensions.
- Click Disable CutThePrice.
Generally, CutThePrice does not install in Opera browser however you can always double check. Do the following:
- Start Opera browser.
- Go to Tools > Extensions > Manage Extensions.
- Find CutThePrice extension.
- Click Uninstall button.
Remove following files and folders
Alternative way to remove adware browser extension CutThePrice
For safe and effective browser extension removal use avast! Browser Cleanup utility. Run it with administrator privileges and remove all extensions with bad rating including CutThePrice. You can also reset your browser settings for each of your browsers: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox.